Vista Migration (Exam 70-620)
Tools for migrating old computer accounts, settings, files to a new Vista computer.
Which Windows Vista migration tool allows a user to easily transfer their old computer's user accounts, settings, files, or specific files to migrate to their new computer?
- File Settings and Transfer Wizard
- Windows Easy Transfer
- Direct Cable Connect
C. Vista includes the user-based migration
tool Windows Easy Transfer for migrating a computer's
user accounts and settings, their own user account
and settings, and advanced options for specific
Vista WET requires the source computer be running one of the following operating systems; Windows 2000 SP4, Windows XP SP2, or Windows Vista.
Windows Easy Transfer can transfer user state data between computers using a special USB cable, disc or removable media, or a network connection.
WET is found in Windows Vista by clicking Start, All Programs, Accessories, System Tools, and Windows Easy Transfer.
Tip: You can download a copy of Windows Easy Transfer and install it on a Windows XP computer.
Tech Reference: "Description of Windows Easy Transfer for Windows Vista"
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